GLEN ROSE - Mary E. Sanders, 83, died Monday, Jan. 21, 2013.

A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Friday at Selden Baptist Church in Erath County. Interment will be in Gardens of Memory Cemetery.

Visitation will be held 6 - 8 p.m. Thursday at Wiley Funeral Home in Glen Rose.

Memorials may be made to Selden Baptist Church.

Mary was born Jan. 17, 1930, in Lepanto, Ark., to Albert Lee White, Sr. and Mattie Ruth Myers White. She married Jimmie Green Sanders, Dec. 20, 1947, in Weatherford.

Mary loved her Savior, family and church and her life consisted of service to them all.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 53 years, Jimmie Green Sanders, parents, Albert and Ruth White, grandson, Stephen Hyink and sister-in-law, Mary Jane White.

Survivors include daughters and sons-in-law, Beverly and Andy, Caroline, Belinda and Wayne, Shirley and Doug; grandchildren, Teri, Christine, Andy, Wayne, Tiffany, Kristel, Scott, Kerry, Shana; 21 great grandchildren; brother, Albert; sister, Jeanette, and husband Ebb; and many nieces and nephews.